GHV softball team struggles through week
Wednesday, 09 July 2014 13:35
The Garner-Hayfield/Ventura softball team struggled this week, dropping five games. The team’s record now stands at 7-18.
Forest City 12, GHV 2
The Cardinals hosted Forest City on Monday, June 30, for a conference showdown. The Indians came away with a big, 12-2, victory.
If it hadn’t been for the second inning, when Forest City managed seven runs, the game would have been close. GHV scored their two runs in the fourth inning.
Bailee Pitzenberger and Sydney Childress shared pitching duties for the Cardinals. Pitzenberger walked three, gave up six hits and seven runs. Childress struck-out two, walked six and had five runs scored on her.
Lions now rated #1 in Class 3A
Wednesday, 02 July 2014 14:53
The Clear Lake baseball team moved up to number one in the Class 3A rankings this week. The Lions posted five more wins during the week and demonstrated what Coach Seth Thompson called “the most impressive offense I have seen all season” in an 11-1 rout of Bishop Garrigan.
The Lions are now 22-2 overall and 10-0 in the North Central Conference. Next week they will face NCC challenger Algona (16-5) at home July 7 and on the road July 8. The Bulldogs are currently 10-1 in the NCC, with their only loss
GHV girls pick up some wins; top Clear Lake, 13-1
Wednesday, 02 July 2014 14:52
Coach Christina Weiser, coach of the Garner-Hayfield/Ventura softball team, felt like her team took positive strides this week, and is peaking at the right time. The Cardinals went 3-2 for the week moving their record to 7-14.
Newman 4, GHV 3
The GHV softball team dropped a close one when Newman Catholic came to town on Monday, June 23. The Knights topped the Cardinals 4-3.
GHV opened the game scoring runs in the first and second inning for a 2-0 lead. Newman scored one run in the fourth and three runs in the fifth, while holding the Cardinals to just one more run in the fifth for the final.
Clear Lake girls end week on a high note
Wednesday, 02 July 2014 14:51
The Clear Lake girls ended the week on a high note after picking up back-to-back wins. The team is now 3-19 heading into the home stretch of the season.
“We are going to continue to fight and rally our hits. The girls are overcoming huge adversities and showing they are a team,” says Coach Megan Young. “We will finish the season playing Hampton-Dumont home on Wednesday (July
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